Uruguay's Suarez Takes a Bite Out of Italy During World Cup Win
Italy's Giorgio Chiellini claims he was bitten by Uruguay's Luis Suarez during the FIFA World Cup 2014 group D preliminary round match between Italy and Uruguay at the Estadio Arena das Dunas in Natal, June 24.EMILIO LAVANDEIRA JR / EPA
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Suarez was already sanctioned with a heavy ban for biting Chelsea defender Branislav Ivanovic in the English Premier League in 2013 and FIFA can sanction players for biting with bans of up to two years.
In the photo above, Suarez holds his teeth as Chiellini reacts moments after the collision.